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Registered Nurse - Acute Care

  • Lee Health
  • Fort Myers, FL, USA
  • Oct 03, 2017
ID: 8272031 VIEWS: 2 Full time Health Care

Job Description

Do you love being a Registered Nurse who cares about providing positive outcomes for your patients? Would you like to work in a culture of caring people, caring for people? Then, we want to talk to you.

Lee Health is looking for TALENTED and CARING REGISTERED NURSES with Acute Care or Critical Care RN experience to join our AMAZING team.

What you bring to the team:

* Your expertise in any number of specialties: ICU, PCU, Medical Surgical, Labor and Delivery, NICU level III, ED, Oncology, Neuroscience and Ortho.
* A caring, positive attitude and willingness to support the organization vision and mission.
* A passion for cultural diversity, continuous improvement and the belief that safety is #1.

Locations in Fort Myers / Cape Coral, FL: Cape Coral Hospital, Lee Memorial Hospital, Healthpark Medical Center, Gulf Coast Medical Center, Golisano Children's Hospital.

Why Lee Health:

* Hiring incentive for relocation, if eligible
* Low cost, comprehensive Benefits package, including retirement match
* Expense paid on-site interview
* Market competitive rates. Night shift differential is $6 per hour for the entire shift.
* Our Nurses are excellent communicators, strong team players, and awesome care givers. We measure success in the smiles on our patient's faces as they work to become the best they can be.

Now is the best time to join our caring, compassionate team at Lee Health. Not only will you get to work for one of the largest non-profit Health System's in the USA receiving no direct tax support, but you will also be a part of a team of Caring People. Inspiring Health.

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Open Tuesdays from 8:30a - 9:30a EST:

OR Tuesday's from 12:30p - 1:30p EST:

Registered Nurses are responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Performs responsibilities in five areas of nursing practice utilizing critical thinking, management, problem solving and differentiation of urgency in the role of clinician, teacher, researcher, leadership and professional development. Responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards subscribed to by American Nursing Association and in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act and other regulatory standards. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Supports the organization vision and mission. Uses knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient care. Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. The nurse practice is guided by the code of ethics for nurses with interpretative statements.

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Contact Lauren Huff or via email at .



Education: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

Experience: 1-2yrs RN experience in the hospital setting required.

Qualified individuals will successfully complete the competency assessment.

Training: Proof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS), current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date.

License: Currently licensed in the State of Florida

Other: Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and customer service skills required.

Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements)

External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.

General Requirements (has the ability to…)

Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Drive - Bend - Climb - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Kneel - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Crouch - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Twist - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Overhead Work- Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Sensory Requirements (has ability for…)

Far Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Depth Perception - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to…)

Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Work alone - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Adapt to shift work - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Hand Manipulation (ability with…)

Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Required Lifting (ability to lift…)

Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

25 to 34 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

35 to 50 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

51 to 75 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

76 to 100 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Over 100 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull…)

Up to 10 lbs -

11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

25 to 34 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

35 to 50 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

51 to 75 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

76 to 100 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Over 100 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Environmental (may be exposed to…)

Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Others (note below)

Accepts flexible schedule to meet unit needs Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) BACH_a33d1a specialties A

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